The March/April 2013 “Backwoods Home Magazine” (Issue #140) includes an article about making low cost raised beds. An excerpt follows, and you can read the whole thing by clicking on the link below.
Low-cost raised beds
By Lucas Crouch
I don’t have a perfect garden, but since I started gardening seven years ago, I have worked toward that goal. Experimentation and luck have helped me develop a raised bed that is pretty close to ideal for my circumstances. It might be what you’re looking for, too.
In my garden, I have tried to make sure things are inexpensive, durable, and as organic as possible. And since I live in coastal Florida at an elevation of a few feet, it must also be termite-proof and resistant to flooding.
Read the whole article here:
Excerpt used with permission of Backwoods Home Magazine.
Find gardening seeds and supplies for your raised bed garden in the Prep Mart here.